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6 months

Senior Highways Engineer

North West

Type: Permanent

Salary: Dependent on experience, skills and location.

An Introduction to our unique company

Waterman Aspen welcomes engineers and technical specialists to make their mark on some of the biggest infrastructure projects across the UK on a secondment basis.

We specialise in providing the right people, with the right skills for the job, at the right time – for as long as our clients need them.

We are proud of how much we value and support our colleagues – taking people from the very start of their careers to Chartered status and beyond. We have big ambitions for the future, and we’d love for you to be part of it.

Your career with Waterman Aspen

You’ll get all the benefits of being employed by us, while working on a variety of projects for our clients. Joining Waterman Aspen as a Senior Highways Engineer will see you as a key member of the North West team and you can expect:

  • A varied client base for you to apply and develop your skills
  • Professional subscription to a professional body of your choice
  • Career development and support to reach your professional goals (CEng, EngTech, Incorporated)
  • Buy-in from clients to assist in your professional progression
  • Further exposure to the industry – increasing your awareness, knowledge and sharpening your skills

Experience required

  • Current UK experience within a public, private or third sector UK based client, 
  • AutoCAD is essential (Civils 3D would also be advantageous)  
  • Knowledge and application of the TSRGD, DMRB and MCHW for design and procurement of minor / major highway schemes 
  • Experience in traffic and cycle schemes would also be essential 
  • Experience in reviewing operational safety within designs  
  • Understanding and appreciation of CDM regulations 
  • HND, HNC, BEng, MEng or equivalent in a relevant discipline would be an advantage  
  • A full UK driving licence is essential
  • Good communication skills 

IT skills required:

  • Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD, AutoTrack, KeyLINES, and Civil 3D

You’ll get this and so much more

A salary in line with your experience, skills and location along with an industry-leading benefits package:

  • Company car or car allowance
  • Contribution to commuting mileage
  • Permanent health insurance
  • 25 days annual leave (buy up to 5 more)
  • Company pension contribution
  • Salary sacrifice to buy additional benefits
  • 1 paid Waterman Aspen in the Community Day to volunteer in your local community